Both Long Lake and Raquette Lake have tons of events going on throughout the weekend and on August 12th.
Look for an on-going garage sale to benefit the Raquette Lake Volunteer Fire Department on the Village Green on Saturday morning, August 12th in addition to the Raquette Lake library book sale 10am and Juried Arts and Craft Festival at the RL Free Union School starting at 10am.
The Long Lake Town-Wide Garage Sale boasts 17 sales throughout the community and runs from 9am until 3pm. No early birds please! Look for furniture, kitchen items, clothing, antiques, books and so much more. Pop into My Sister’s Attic for great deals on gently used items too!
The Long Lake Library Book Sale will be open at Long Lake Central School from 9am and the Friends of the Long Lake Library will also host a Yard Sale – inside the Long Lake Central School Gym (alongside of the Book Sale) in case of inclement weather! (this is also a change of venue for the Yard Sale)
Pie Sale will be at the Long Lake Town Hall starting at 9am until they run out! They sell out early!
The Steam Donkey’s from Buffalo, NY will be performing a FREE concert at the Long Lake Town Hall from 6pm until 9pm. This is a venue change back to the Town Hall from the Beach due to 50% chance of storms at 6pm. Walk ins are welcome and FREE! It’s a Honky Tonk, hoot and holler, fun fest of country, americana, grist mill swing and snorting good time. Get your dancing shoes and cowboy hats on and enjoy the show. There will not be refreshments sold on site (sorry, the weather messes everything up!) Bring your own socks and snacks!
At 6pm in Raquette Lake the infamous Fire Department Auction gets underway on the Village Green with TWO Auctioneers! With an incredible amount of great items to bid on. Please animal owners, leave your pets at home!